Child Care Act 1991

Notification to be given by F68 [ Child and Family Agency ].

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14. (1)Where a child is delivered up to, or placed in the custody of, F69 [ the F68 [ Child and Family Agency ] under this Part, the F70 [ Agency ] ] shall as soon as possible inform or cause to be informed a parent having custody of him or a person acting in loco parentis of that delivery or placement unless that parent or person is missing and cannot be found.

(2)For the purposes of this section, a person shall be deemed to have been informed of the placing of a child in the custody of F71 [ the F68 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] under section 13 if he is given or shown a copy of the emergency care order made under that section or if that person was present at the sitting of the court at which such order was made.

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Amendments:

F68

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 1, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

F69

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 13(a), S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

F70

Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 4 item 2, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

F71

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 7, pt. 6, item 13(b), S.I. No. 887 of 2004.